US-ASEAN relations - updates

Rappler's latest stories on US-ASEAN relations


U.S. calls on ASEAN to close markets selling illegal wildlife

Apr 23, 2020 - 8:37 PM

The call comes as the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic believed to have originated at a wildlife market in Wuhan, China

ILLEGAL TRADE. This ball python was found in plastic drawers along with several other snakes, crocodiles, and turtles in a raid on mausoleum in the Manila North Cemetery in December 2014 in the Philippines. File photo by DENR-BMB

Pompeo urges ASEAN to call out Beijing's moves in South China Sea during pandemic

Apr 23, 2020 - 7:59 PM

'The U.S. strongly opposes China’s bullying and we hope other nations will hold them to account too,' says US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

KAGITINGAN REEF. This satellite image dated January 1, 2018, shows Kagitingan (Fiery Cross) Reef in the West Philippine Sea. Photo courtesy of CSIS/AMTI/DigitalGlobe

Kerry speaks with ASEAN young leaders

Oct 30, 2013 - 4:56 PM

U S Secretary John Kerry talks to ASEAN youth during his recent visit to Brunei